Fullerton, CA – Adams Rite Aerospace, the market leader in Cockpit Security Systems and Lavatory Equipment and has been a recognized manufacturer in the aerospace industry for over 80 years, with products installed on all major aircraft and helicopter platforms including Boeing, Airbus, Embraer, Bombardier, ATR, Bell, Sikorsky and others.  Aiming to always better support our Customers in the aftermarket and to increase our regional presence and our levels of product support, Adams Rite Aerospace is pleased to announce that, effective 18th Apr 2023, Reheat Aero has been appointed as an Adams Rite Aerospace Authorized Repair Station for the UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Reheat Aero is located at the following address:

Reheat Aero Ltd.
Riverside, Omega Park,
Alton, Hampshire,
GU34 2UF, UK
Tel: +44 1420 594000 Fax: +44 1420 594001

Contact: Mr. Neil Watkins – Managing Director

Reheat Aero is a Part 145 Maintenance Organization holding CAA, FAA and EASA Approvals and has already established significant repair capability on many ARA products including cockpit door strikes and faucets across Airbus, Boeing and other aircraft platforms.  Reheat has factory trained technicians and proprietary test equipment to provide the same level of service as that received from Adams Rite Aerospace themselves and will be responsible for both warranty and non-warranty repairs.  The addition of Reheat Aero will improve the aftermarket support we collectively provide to our customers in the region, by providing local support and repair solutions with OEM quality.

Learn more at and visit us at booth 5B20 at AIX in Hamburg.


About Adams Rite Aerospace-

Starting in 1936 with latches for the Douglas DC-3, Adams Rite Aerospace, Inc. (ARA) began setting the standard for a complete range of innovative aircraft hardware. (ARA) designs and manufactures a wide variety of custom-engineered components and systems for use on commercial jet transports, regional jets, business jets and military aircraft. The group’s primary products are cockpit security systems specialized interior locks and latches, electro-mechanical controls, fluid controls, water faucets and systems, and oxygen products. From the initial design of each product, through qualification, certification, manufacturing and support, our customers always receive the finest solutions available, including rapid prototyping and customer engineered solution development. Adams Rite Aerospace, Inc., formerly known as Rite Hardware Manufacturing Company, was founded in 1896 and changed its name to Adams Rite Aerospace, Inc. in 1993. The company was acquired by the TransDigm Group in 1999 and is based in Fullerton, California.( A Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) is an FAA or EASA approved major modification or repair to an existing type certified aircraft, engine or propeller(